West Virginia Judiciary

Supreme Court of Appeals Argument Docket

Tuesday, April 10, 2018


Rule 20 argument - 10:00 a.m.


In Re: Guardianship of K.W., M.W., and A.W., No. 17-0692 - Petitioners mother and father appeal the circuit court’s dispositional order denying their appeal from the family court awarding permanent guardianship to respondents in this family matter.

Rule 19 argument


SER Scott R. Smith, Prosecuting Attorney v. Hon. David J. Sims, Judge, and Dallas Acoff , 18-0034 - The State seeks a writ of prohibition challenging a circuit court order vacating a defendant’s convictions for second degree murder and malicious wounding.

Juliann Archuleta v. US Liens, LLC, 17-0528 - Petitioner appeals the March 10, 2017, order of the Circuit Court of Berkeley County denying her motion for summary judgment and granting the summary judgment motion of respondent US Liens, LLC, and ordering that title be vested solely in respondent following its purchase of petitioner’s real property at a tax sale.

Hilling Enterprises, LLC v. Midtown Motors, et al., 17-0295 - Petitioner appeals the order of the Circuit Court of Monongalia County, entered on February 24, 2017, granting respondents’ motion for a new trial on the basis that the jury charge was misleading. WITHDRAWN.

SER U-Haul Co. of West Virginia v. Honorable Joanna I. Tabit, Judge, et al., 17-1052 - Petitioner seeks a writ of prohibition to challenge a circuit court order certifying plaintiffs’ claims as a class action.